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Another police officer gunned down in Morelos

La heroica e histórica Cuautla, Morelos — An officer of the Morelos police division was shot to death early Sunday in the Colonia Año de Juárez in the municipality of Cuautla.

The shooting was reported at 1:00 a.m. when police say they were notified of a bullet attack against an officer in Cuautla. The policeman, who has been identified as 32-year-old José Antonio Jahen Valdés, was shot and killed while inside a house. Reports have not clarified if the house was his own or that of a friend.

Members of the Forensic Medical Service arrived on scene to remove the body. Local Morelos media say that during the last 72 hours, two police officers have been killed by gunfire in Cuautla.